2018 in brief


VR Morning was organised at Kampusklubi for the fifth time.


AI Morning at Kampusklubi was another great success. Artificial intelligence is a hot topic.

SYK issued a EUR 100 million green bond.

The premises were completed for the final phase of the Verso -renovation project in Lappeenranta.

The renovation of the Athenaeum building at the Seminaarinmäki campus in Jyväskylä was completed.


The Teacher Training School of the University of Turku was awarded a BREEAM certificate with a rating of Very Good.


SYK hosted Namibian teachers on a study trip at its Finnish campuses.

The SYK R&D&I AcadeMy is established to manage the company’s future R&D activities.


Leases were signed in Turku with Åbo Akademi University and the University of Turku on the Aurum building developed for use by the two universities.

Topping out ceremony held at the renovated Athenaeum building in Jyväskylä.

The Kampusareena concept became the runner-up in the EuroFM Partners for Innovation Awards 2018, a competition we participated in together with the Tampere University of Technology.


The Medisiina D building was completed in Turku.


Topping out ceremony for the Verso project in Lappeenranta.


VR Morning at Kampusklubi attracted a large group of virtual reality enthusiasts to network, test VR applications and present their accomplishments.


The Finnish Association of Building Owners and Construction Clients (RAKLI) selected SYK as the property developer of the year. The award was handed out in January 2018.